Warning

 

Close

Confirm Action

Are you sure you wish to do this?

Confirm Cancel
Member Login
Site Notices
11/22/2017 10:05:29 PM
Posted: 10/28/2004 5:35:36 AM EST
Picking up a used barrel and wanting to change from AK muzzle brake to a phantom or izzy type brake. Has anyone had any experience doing this? I have a general idea but just wanted to test the water to see if anyone had any special tips or tricks.

Thanks
Doc
Link Posted: 10/28/2004 5:52:35 AM EST
Special Tip? Send it to ADCO and let them do the work.

Some AK brakes were threaded then blind pinned & welded - some were 'slip overs' then pinned. The slip overs often have the pin sticking out - if you have one of these you'll need to also get the barrel threaded.

Best just to send it to the pros and have them do the work.
Link Posted: 10/28/2004 5:55:53 AM EST
Yeah I talked to Bushmaster and they said it was pinned in two places and welded. If all else fails I'll take it to Ron Smith here in Az. He's close and does good work.

Thanks
Doc
Top Top